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Shadia Nasralla

HitecVision, Oman's Petrogas to buy UK oilfields from Total

Jul 10 2019

LONDON Private equity fund HitecVision and Omani oil group Petrogas have teamed up to buy a portfolio of Total's British North Sea oilfields for $635 million, the companies said on Wednesday.

Exclusive: North Sea oil producer Siccar Point eyes sale - sources

Jul 05 2019

LONDON Private equity-backed oil and gas producer Siccar Point is testing the waters for its potential sale later this year, hoping to attract interest for its mostly untapped North Sea resources, industry and banking sources said.

Energean takes lead in race to buy Edison's oil and gas unit - sources

Jul 03 2019

LONDON/PARIS Israel-focused gas driller Energean has emerged as the front-runner in the race to acquire Italian energy group Edison's oil and natural gas unit, two sources directly involved in the deal said.

Energean takes lead in race to buy Edison's oil and gas unit-sources

Jul 03 2019

LONDON/PARIS, July 3 Israel-focused gas driller Energean has emerged as the front-runner in the race to acquire Italian energy group Edison's oil and natural gas unit, two sources directly involved in the deal said.

Oil company chief says Iraq suspended new Petrofac contract bids

Jun 27 2019

LONDON Iraq has temporarily suspended Petrofac from bidding on new contracts, although existing deals are not affected, the head of an Iraqi state oil firm said on Thursday.

OPEC set for rollover, may discuss deeper oil curbs: Iraq

Jun 27 2019

LONDON OPEC is expected to roll over a deal on cutting supplies at a meeting next week and discuss deepening the curbs that have been in place since Jan. 1, Iraq's oil minister on Thursday.

UPDATE 1-Tullow Oil's Kenyan, Ugandan projects timelines slip

Jun 26 2019

LONDON, June 26 Britain's Tullow Oil has delayed the final investment decision (FID) for its Kenya project to 2020 and has not yet sealed a tax deal in Uganda that is needed for the progress of its plans there with Total , it said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 4-Oil inches down as inventory data counters trade deal hopes

Jun 19 2019

* Graphic on U.S. stockpiles: https://tmsnrt.rs/2XkQF8e (Updates prices)

Gushing European energy IPO pipeline faces muted investor appetite

Jun 14 2019

LONDON Europe's oil and gas sector is building up a crowded pipeline for stock market flotations, but investor appetite is limited given painful experiences after the last oil price crash and a backlash against fossil fuels.

BP relaunches Shearwater oilfield sale after Shell talks end - sources

Jun 07 2019

LONDON BP is again seeking buyers for its stake in the Shearwater oilfield in the British North Sea after talks with Royal Dutch Shell fell through, industry and banking sources said.

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